Elaya

How long have you been an apprentice at Gavin Ashley?

Since June 2022.

What do you love about hairdressing?

The artistic aspect of it. I also love that there is always something new to learn.

Who or what inspires you?

Vidal Sassoon hairstyles and my nan who was a hairstylist in Chelsea, London.

Do you have a hidden talent?

I used to be a gymnastic coach.

If you had to live on a desert island, which three products would you take with you?

Tangle Teezer Wet detangler brush, Olaplex N0. 6 & 7.

What is your ultimate ambition?

To be a session Stylist for runway.

Describe yourself in 3 words…

Confident, outgoing & ditsy.